What does go-around mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overshoot, wave-off, go-around(verb)

    an approach that fails and gives way to another attempt

  2. go around(verb)

    be sufficient

    "There's not enough to go around"

  3. go around, spread, circulate(verb)

    become widely known and passed on

    "the rumor spread"; "the story went around in the office"

  4. outflank, go around(verb)

    go around the flank of (an opposing army)

  5. revolve, go around, rotate(verb)

    turn on or around an axis or a center

    "The Earth revolves around the Sun"; "The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire"

  6. bypass, short-circuit, go around, get around(verb)

    avoid something unpleasant or laborious

    "You cannot bypass these rules!"


  1. go-around(Noun)

    An abort of a final approach where the pilot circles the airport to make another attempt at landing.

  2. go-around(Verb)

    Alternative form of go around


  1. Go-around

    A go-around is an aborted landing of an aircraft that is on final approach.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of go-around in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of go-around in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Deborah Chambers:

    It's sort of like, what do I see in you? there must be something about relationships that are built around eating, around food, around the dinner table, and we have just desegregated that.

  2. Angel Blessing:

    Angels around us, angels beside us, angels within us. Angels are watching over you when times are good or stressed. Their wings wrap gently around you, whispering you are loved and blessed.

  3. Valentin Vogt:

    So far we have around 80,000 per year and economic growth is around 1 percent. I would say around 65,000 (would be appropriate in 2016) and if unemployment would rise I suspect it should be around 50,000.

  4. Buddy Valastro:

    I've always been in and around Hoboken, i'm a Hoboken guy, and I know the town inside and out. I walk around and say hi to people I've known for years. And on the show, we always portray Hoboken in a good light. Businesses around here do better with us here.

  5. Donald Trump:

    We must continue once again to shine a light on the horrendous atrocities taking place around the corner and around the globe, we must continue to fight injustice in all its forms, in whatever scale or shape it takes in our lives. Together, we must declare that the era of allowing brutality against women and children is over, while affirming that the time for empowering women around the world is now. For wherever women are diminished, the entire world is diminished with them.

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